The J. Paul Getty Museum

[Lieut. Gen. Grant at his Cold Harbor Headquarters]

Object Details

Title:

[Lieut. Gen. Grant at his Cold Harbor Headquarters]

Artist/Maker:

Egbert Guy Fowx (American, 1821 - 1889)

Culture:

American

Place:

City Point, Virginia, United States (Place Created)

Date:

August 1864

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.484.24

Dimensions:

16.8 × 12.2 cm (6 5/8 × 4 13/16 in.)

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Object Description

Grant leaning on a tree in front of a tent. There is a chair next to him.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Grave Testimony: Photographs of the Civil War (January 14 to March 29, 1992)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 14 to March 29, 1992